Broken No More is partnering in Pennsylvania with Pennsylvania Overdose Prevention Action Network (POPAN) and the Drug Policy Alliance to get life-saving Good Samaritan and naloxone access legislation passed. If you are a Pennsylvania resident, please click here now (this will only take you three minutes to complete) to tell your legislator that you support passage of HB2090, a Good Samaritan and naloxone access bill currently making it’s way though the PA legislature.
In a decision with historic implications, the federal government announced Thursday that it will not stand in the way of marijuana legalization in Colorado or Washington state.
YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: With Jon Bon Jovi joining him, Gov. Christie today signed the bipartisan Overdose Protection Act into law at a drug rehab center in Paterson — providing protection from prosecution to those who help overdose victims or those who administer antidotes in life-threatening situations.
First Committee Hearing and Testimony for California Overdose Prevention Bill
New Jersey Senate Health Committee Unanimously Passes New Bill that Expands Access to Life-Saving Overdose Antidote, Naloxone.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed a law designed to reduce preventable overdose deaths by encouraging people to call 911 if they witness a drug overdose, without fear of being arrested for drug possession.
Testimony by Denise Cullen in support of California Assembly Bill 472, the Good Samaritan bill to prevent avoidable overdose deaths.
A BILL to reduce deaths occurring from drug overdoses.